‘It ain’t big, it ain’t fast – but it makes people smile! I wanted something to occupy me as a retirement project. I always say that as long as you keep the brain cells rattling and you keep your fingers working hard, you’ll stay younger!
‘It’s been a labour of love, and it’s quite popular at car shows too. It makes people share memories of their own classics, kids like to sit inside and people even take photos of it.’
With experience working as a Fiat mechanic, Thomas’s replica Abarth 695 has been a worthwhile project to keep retirement at bay, and has given him a classic that he’s proud to share with the world.
Take a look at the live drawing and photographs of Thomas Montagu’s replica Abarth 965 below:
READ MORE FROM THE HERITAGE CUSTOMER STORIES PROJECT
16 customers have shared their unique classics and stories of ownership with us for the Heritage Customer Stories Project. Find out more about them here and see some of the live videos from the drawing sessions by Ian Cook.